A block of rooms at a special rate ($139 for a single or double), has been reserved at the Hilton Houston Plaza hotel, located in the Texas Medical Center, a few blocks from the Rice campus.
To reserve a room, you may contact the hotel directly BY JULY 22 at 713-313-4677, call 1-800-Hiltons (1-800-445-8667), or use the following link.
Note: To receive the special rate, you
must identify yourself as a participant in the Rice University Tissue
Engineering course by using the Group Code: TEC.
Full-time graduate students may qualify for an additional discounted
rate. Contact the Tissue Engineering course coordinator at
We make every effort to hold classes in rooms that are
all participants. However, some older buildings cannot be made readily
accessible for wheelchairs or walkers. If you have such a requirement,
please notify us as soon as possible, and we will attempt to
accommodate you. We shall attempt to accommodate other special needs,
but would appreciate at least three weeks notice.
For more information about the Bioengineering Department: email@example.com